Plugin Overview 

Universe tools are set up in the following categories:

Look for individual tool pages in the table of contents to the left.


From the simple to the complex, Universe Blur tools give you more options than your host-app, and high-quality results at GPU speed. Blur tools include:

  • Blur
  • Compound Blur
  • Spot Blur


From color separation to camera shake, Universe’s unique and classic distortion effects deliver high quality results, superior to what’s available in your host app. Distort tools include:

  • Chromatic Aberration
  • Heatwave
  • Prism Displacement
  • RGB Separation


From simple gradients to complex animated backgrounds, Universe Generator tools give you more options than your host-app, and high-quality results at GPU speed. Generators include:

  • Fractal Background
  • Gradient Ramp
  • Soft Gradient Background
  • Spectralicious
  • Turbulence Noise


Universe’s unique Glow tools give smooth, beautiful, high-dynamic results with super-fast rendering speeds.

  • Chromatic Glow
  • Edge Glow
  • Glimmer
  • Glo Fi
  • Glow
  • Point Zoom


Create beautiful motion graphic elements.

  • Array Gun
  • HUD Components
  • Line
  • Logo Motion


Give your footage authentic retro and modern day looks using tools like VHS, Retrograde, Carousel, Glitch, Holomatrix II, and more.

  • AV Club
  • Carousel
  • Ecto
  • Finisher
  • Glitch
  • Glo Fi II
  • Grain 16
  • Holomatrix II
  • Knoll Light Factory EZ
  • Long Shadow
  • Luster
  • Misfire
  • Noir Moderne
  • Overlight
  • Retrograde
  • Shrinkray
  • Texturize
  • VHS


Bring easy stylizations and effects to your text layers.

  • Hacker Text
  • Numbers
  • Screen Text
  • Text Tile
  • Title Motion
  • Type Cast
  • Type On


Universe Transitions make it easy to transition between 2 pieces of footage, with style. All transitions are available as either native NLE transitions or as effects (in Adobe After Effects).

  • Blinds
  • Camera Shake
  • Carousel
  • Channel Blur
  • Channel Surf
  • Clock Wipe
  • Color Mosaic
  • Color Stripe
  • Cube
  • Diamond Wave
  • Dolly Fade
  • Exposure Blur
  • Film Transition
  • Flicker Cut
  • Fold
  • Glitch Transition
  • Halflight
  • Inside Cube
  • Knoll Light Transition
  • Linear Wipe
  • Retrograde
  • Rubix Cube
  • Shape Wipe
  • Slide
  • Soft Edge Wipe
  • Spectralicious Transition
  • Swish Pan
  • Triangle Wave
  • Turbulence Transition
  • Unfold
  • VHS Transition


A toolset created to solve your Post-Production challenges that normally require extensive workarounds and time better spent being creative.

  • Camera Shake
  • Fisheye Fixer
  • Picture in Picture
  • Unmult